Category Archives: General

I Have Been Sick

As those of you who know me well are aware, I have a strong desire to pick up things I find on the ground (or counter top) and eat them. You may recall that when I was about 6 months … Continue reading

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Pet Food Recall – Serious

While I suspect that few pets are using this particular food, I thought this was worth mentioning because of the serious potential for sickness.  Cans from this lot have been analysed and have tested positive for the euthanasia drug, pentobarbital. Cocolicious … Continue reading

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Spring Is Here

The trees are starting to put on fresh leaves and the temperatures are climbing. Not good news for a pup that has allergies to trees and LOVES cold weather. Oh well, the winter was good while it lasted. Actually, we … Continue reading

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Cedar Season Is Almost Over

Have I mentioned that I am allergic to Mountain Cedar, Juniperus ashei for the more learned out there.  The Austin area is covered with Mountain Cedar and I sneeze a lot during the winter months when it is pollinating (mid … Continue reading

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How Time Flies

I have almost made it through another Texas summer. Hopefully it will start cooling off in the coming weeks. The summer started out wonderfully with cooler than normal weather and LOTS of very badly needed rain. Lake Travis, the primary … Continue reading

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Happy Winter

Winter is a good time for me!!  Since I hate hot weather, winter gives me a chance to run and play without getting too hot.  I don’t like the rain but mist and fog are fun.  We have have a … Continue reading

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Hope you had a wonderful Christmas and New Years

It was busy at our house in December.  We had lights and Nativity Scenes both inside and out and lots of friends stopped by.  The tree was surrounded by brightly wrapped packages and I was SO good!!  I didn’t eat … Continue reading

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Pedigree Dog Food Recall

Although this recall is relatively limited, it could be serious. Pedigree has a recall on the following products due to possible METAL SHAVINGS in the bag. Please don’t feed this to your dog! Pedigree Adult Complete Nutrition dry dog food … Continue reading

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Spring May Have Come and Gone

Weather has been weird this year. More cloudy days than typical and the temperature gets up to about 90 then a cold front moves through and it drops 10-15 degrees. As you know, I don’t like hot weather and to … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

A very Merry Christmas to all my friends, both 2 legged and 4 legged. I am always thankful for Christmas. First, it is getting cooler, some say cold, here in Austin. Secondly, we have lots of visitors and family come … Continue reading

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Weather Vane

I am proud to announce the installation of my own Weather Vane. Michael and Georgia recognized my greatness and added a weather vane to the roof of our storage building. Normally, I would not pay any attention to a weather … Continue reading

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End of Summer

Well, it looks like summer may finally be winding down.  We actually got some rain a few days ago and the temperatures are in the 90’s instead of the low 100’s.  When the weather is cooler, I really get excited.  … Continue reading

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Whoa!! Purina One Recall

Purina One Beyond Dog Food has been recalled.  As usual, all the details are available at http://www.dogfoodadvisor.com/dog-food-recall/purina-one-beyond-dog-food-recall/ You might be wondering how things are going during this hot Texas summer.  Well, as long as I get my two walks a … Continue reading

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Summer Update

It has been a busy summer.  I took a trip to Missouri to see some of Michael and Georgia’s friends.  Then I traveled to Spearfish, South Dakota to see more of their friends.  It was a fun trip but tiring.  … Continue reading

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Quick Trip to the Vet

Everything was going well this morning, then Michael decided I needed a bath.  I got through that without much trauma.  Then I went out onto the back porch to finish drying off and when I laid down, my leg started … Continue reading

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More Dog Food Recalls Due to Salmonella

Brands being recalled include: EVO Innova California Natural HealthWise http://www.naturapet.com/voluntary_recall/Natura%20-%20Affected%20Products.pdf Please be careful out there!

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More Dog Food Recalls

Just wanted to check in and make sure you were aware that dogfoodadvisor.com is reporting two new recalls on dog food.  Honest Kitchen is recalling five lots of its Verve, Zeal and Thrive dog foods which may be contaminated with … Continue reading

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Finally a new Photo

Well it took Michael long enough, but he finally started taking photos of me again.   He has added a new section for admiring me as I grow past the magic 1 year mark.  My I am a handsome lad!  I … Continue reading

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I was BOARDED

Heaven forbid, Michael and Georgia went out of town for a few days and left me with Catlin, my trainer!  I was so despondent that I lost 5 pounds.  I really like Catlin but I like Michael and Georgia more!  … Continue reading

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Eating Better on Tylan

Well, the Tylan, an antibiotic for colitis, I am taking has certainly helped.  My appetite is back and I am feeling better and growing and gaining weight.  Today I broke the magic 150 pounds (150.5 to be exact) and I … Continue reading

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